Radio Occultation Remote Sensing Scientist (VN17 28)


Do you want to join our team and develop innovative science to improve atmospheric profiling using radio occultation data?

Please apply at https://onlineapplication.eumetsat.int - reference VN17 28.

EUMETSAT, the European meteorological satellite agency is recruiting a radio occultation scientist. Bringing together the resources of 30 member states, we observe the atmosphere, ocean and land surfaces from space using a system of satellites 365 days a year. Our data is vital for weather forecasts that help to protect lives and property, as well as monitoring the environment and our changing climate. We want you to come and join our team and contribute to our future missions.

This is an exciting opportunity for a radio occultation scientist to join our team and help us advance the understanding and utilisation of satellite radio-occultation data in support of atmospheric profiling. Using your extensive experience in remote sensing and processing of data from Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS) missions, you will develop prototype algorithms which will contribute to our future needs for satellite products and services. It is important that you have worked with meteorological satellite application user communities, in order to understand the user needs and requirements of state-of-the-art science.

We offer a competitive salary, benefits and a great working environment. English is the working language of EUMETSAT.

The closing date is 24th January 2018 and we expect to hold interviews in the w/c 11th March 2018.

EUMETSAT is committed to providing an equal opportunities work environment for men and women and is seeking to recruit nationals from its Member States. Please see our website for further details.

published: 21 December 2017     Please mention EARTHWORKS when responding to this advertisement.